Dr. Alan B Ettinger MD Neurologist

Dr. Alan Ettinger is a neurologist in Lake Success, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Huntington Hospital and Mercy Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Ettinger accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Huntington Hospital and one of 16 at Mercy Medical Center who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology, Epilepsy

Clinical Interests: Epilepsy, EEG, Psychiatric Comorbidities of Epilepsy

Hospital Affiliation

Huntington Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Winthrop-University Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Mercy Medical Center

North Shore University Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

South Nassau Communities Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Hartford Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983–1985

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical Center
Residency, Neurology, 1985–1988

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 25 years in Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 17 years in Clinical Neurophysiology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
Ettinger AB

Review of brain on fire: my month of madness by susannah cahalan.
Weisbrot, D. M.,Ettinger, A. B.

The relationship of depression to antiepileptic drug adherence and quality of life in epilepsy.
Ettinger, A. B.,Good, M. B.,Manjunath, R.,Edward Faught, R.,Bancroft, T.

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Insurances Accepted

  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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